Talk about starting out with a bang. The city's newest theater troupe, the November Theater Company, marked its debut last weekend with a production of Stephen Sondheim's beloved Assassins, the anachronistic musical with book by John Weidman that seeks to humanize those villains of history.
Spoon's albums are incredibly detail-oriented. Every note rings out clearly, every arrangement holds together tightly and even the ostensibly chaotic bursts of effects and noise that sometimes punctuate the songs are carefully considered. This aesthetic perfectly complements the band's brilliant rec ... More >>
The Professional Theatre Council announced its nominees for the 2012 Kevin Kline Awards last night in person at Tucci & Fresta Trattoria and simultaneously online at its Facebook page. As has been the case since the awards' inception, the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, the Muny and Stages do ... More >>
9 p.m. Tuesday, September 7. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
8 p.m. Thursday, July 8. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
Dennis Brown and Paul Friswold suss out the St. Louis theater scene
8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 22. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
The wait is over. This week's Riverfront Times hits newsstands throughout the St. Louis area today, and here are some of the highlights you'll find both in print and online. Unreal offers up some news of the weird about the dumping of human placentas down the drain in Urbana, Illinois. Seems th ... More >>
Is Act Inc. up to a Load of Mischief?
Ticktock, what a crock.
No, this ain't New York, but the shows sure go on.
Even bad girls feel good when they're in a supportive community
Despite the Tony and the Pulitzer, the Rep's production of Proof is rife with dissonance
If the aim of The Vampires is to drain the life from us mortals, they've succeeded
The Cradle Will Rock brings agitprop theater, accompanied by a play to explain the politically charged musical, to St. Louis
The stunning Shylock uses a minor character from Merchant of Venice to bind together the entire history of anti-Semitism
The Nazi past haunts the Germans of Born Guilty
Visiting the people under the stairs at the St. Marcus Theatre